Anne Charlotte McClain is a lieutenant colonel in the U.S. Army, engineer and a NASA astronaut. Her call sign, "Annimal", dates back to her bruising rugby days; she also uses the call sign in her Twitter handle, AstroAnnimal. She was a Flight Engineer for Expedition 58/59 to the International Space Station.
|Born||Anne Charlotte McClain, June 7, 1979, Spokane, Washington, U.S.|
|Other occupation||Test pilot|
|Alma mater||U.S. Military Academy, University of Bath, University of Bristol|
|Rank||Lieutenant colonel, United States Army|
|Time in space||203 days 15 hours 16 minutes|
|Selection||2013 NASA Group|
|Total EVA time||13h 09m|
|Missions||Soyuz MS-11 (Expedition 58/59)|
NASA astronaut and United States Army Major. She was a member of the 2013 NASA astronaut group.
She received her education at the U.S. Military Academy, the University of Bath, and the University of Bristol.
She served as an OH-58 helicopter pilot.
She was born and raised in Spokane, Washington.
She and Neil Armstrong both had careers as astronauts.
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